Scratch-building Model Railway Locomotives

March 1, 2015|
Scratch-building Model Railway Locomotives by Simon Bolton
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Essential reading for all those who are considering making a start on scratch-building a model locomotive; this book will enable the reader to scratch build a 00 gauge J15 locomotive following the stages set out. Covers tools and materials; soldering and joining metals; chassis and coupling rods; boiler, smokebox and firebox and much, much more.

Simon Bolton became a modeller as soon as he was old enough to follow the step-by-step guides in his father's railway modelling magazines. He was inspired to start scratch-building after reading stories about wonderful Great Western locomotives, many of which were not available as models in kit form. Moved to build models of his own, h...
Title:Scratch-building Model Railway Locomotives
Product dimensions:192 pages, 9.68 X 7.43 X 1 in
Shipping dimensions:192 pages, 9.68 X 7.43 X 1 in
Published:March 1, 2015
Publisher:Crowood Press
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781847977687

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